Category: Featured

Introducing Hank Cochran: SWSG Pittsburgh Board Member

Written by Kimmi Baston on March 14, 2018

When the invitation arose for Hank Cochran to serve on the board of Strong Women, Strong Girls Pittsburgh, he was a bit surprised. In an organization by and for women and girls, what could he bring to the table? But after discussing it with the board’s chairwoman, he accepted the…Read More

College Mentor Finds Her Place in SWSG

Written by Kimmi Baston on March 9, 2018
Lauren Stone

Lauren Stone began her college career at the University of Kentucky. After graduating from high school in Greensburg, Pennsylvania, she felt she was ready to move away from the Pittsburgh region and begin a new chapter.

But she quickly realized that, as a college student discovering her passions, a large school…Read More

Woman Who Leads, Pittsburgh: Lynne Popash

Written by Kimmi Baston on February 27, 2018
Lynne Popash

At the United Way of Southwestern Pennsylvania, based in Pittsburgh, an affinity group called the Women’s Leadership Council (WLC) works to connect and support women in the Pittsburgh region. What started as a five-member group is now 2,000 members strong, the third-largest WLC in the country, in spite of the…Read More